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Record #: O2018-6893   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 9/17/2018 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 9/20/2018
Title: Scope of services, budget and management agreement for Special Service Area No. 22, Andersonville Street (Year 2019)
Sponsors: Dept./Agency
Topic: SPECIAL SERVICE AREAS - S.S.A. No. 22 (Clark Street-Andersonville)
Attachments: 1. O2018-6893.pdf
ORDINANCE

WHEREAS, special service areas may be established pursuant to Article VII, Sections 6(1) and 7(6) of the Constitution of the State of Illinois, and pursuant to the provisions of the Special Service Area Tax Law, 35 ILCS 200/27-5 et seq., as amended from time to time (the "Act") and pursuant to the Property Tax Code, 35 ILCS 200/1-1 et seq., as amended from time to time; and

WHEREAS, on November 13, 2002, the City Council ofthe City of Chicago (the "City Council") enacted an ordinance (the "Original Ordinance") which established an area known and designated as City of Chicago Special Service Area Number 22 (the "Original Area") and authorized the levy of an annual tax, for the period beginning in 2002 through and including 2011 (the "Original Services Tax"), not to exceed an annual rate of four hundred seventy-five one-thousandths of one percent (0.475%) of the equalized assessed value of the taxable property therein to provide certain special services in and for the Original Area in addition to the services provided by and to the City of Chicago (the "City"), generally; and

WHEREAS, on November 15, 2012, the City Council enacted an ordinance (the "Enlargement Ordinance") which (i) enlarged the boundaries ofthe Original Area (such enlarged Original Area is referred to herein as the "Area"), (ii) increased the maximum rate ofthe Original Services Tax from an annual rate of four hundred seventy-five one-thousandths of one percent (0.475%) to five tenths of one percent (0.5%) of the equalized assessed value of the taxable property within the Area (the "Services Tax"), and (iii) extended the number of years of the authorization ofthe levy ofthe Services Tax for a period beginning in 2012 through and including tax year 2026 in order to provide the Special Services (as hereinafter defined) in and for the Area in addition to the services provided by and to the City generally; and

WHEREAS, the Original Ordinance and the Enlargement Ordinance are herein collecti...

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